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Photo, Print, Drawing Maps and deeds at Registry of Deeds, Fort Kent, Maine; Musicians Paul-Emile Martin and Ida Roy performing, University of Maine-Fort Kent, Fort Kent, Maine

About this Item

Title

  • Maps and deeds at Registry of Deeds, Fort Kent, Maine; Musicians Paul-Emile Martin and Ida Roy performing, University of Maine-Fort Kent, Fort Kent, Maine

Names

  • Ornstein, Lisa (Research team member)
  • Dubay, Guy (Research team member)
  • Whitman, David A., 1950- (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • Fort Kent, Maine, July 19, 1991

Headings

  • -  Folklore--Maine
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Documentary photographs
  • -  United States -- Maine -- Aroostook County -- Fort Kent

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography
  • Documentary photographs

Notes

  • -  Index data: These images document a series of maps and deeds photographed at the Registry of Deeds in Fort Kent, ME. See MAP-DW-B051 for more information; 0-11, Different views of the map of Van Buren from the 1877 Roe and Colby atlas; see MAP-DW-B051, #37 for more information; 12-17, Madawaska, from Roe and Colby; 18-23, Deed between Luc Albert and his father, Anselme; pertains to original site of Fred Albert house; 24-29, Belonie Violette's deed on what is now the Val Violette house; These images document a dinner given for elderhostelrs at the University of Maine-Fort Kent; 30, University President Richard Dumont leaves the lectern after some welcoming remarks; 31-32, Musician Paul-Emile Martin sings, accompanying himself on guitar; 33-end, Singer Ida Roy does one of her traditional song

Medium

  • 35 mm black-and-white film negatives

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1991/029: DW-B052
  • Field project identifier: MAP-DW-B052

Source Collection

  • Maine Acadian Cultural Survey collection (AFC 1991/029)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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Credit line: Maine Acadian Cultural Survey collection (AFC 1991/029), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Ornstein, Lisa, Guy Dubay, and David A Whitman. Maps and deeds at Registry of Deeds, Fort Kent, Maine; Musicians Paul-Emile Martin and Ida Roy performing, University of Maine-Fort Kent, Fort Kent, Maine. United States Maine Fort Kent Aroostook County, 1991. Fort Kent, Maine. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_b052/.

APA citation style:

Ornstein, L., Dubay, G. & Whitman, D. A. (1991) Maps and deeds at Registry of Deeds, Fort Kent, Maine; Musicians Paul-Emile Martin and Ida Roy performing, University of Maine-Fort Kent, Fort Kent, Maine. United States Maine Fort Kent Aroostook County, 1991. Fort Kent, Maine. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_b052/.

MLA citation style:

Ornstein, Lisa, Guy Dubay, and David A Whitman. Maps and deeds at Registry of Deeds, Fort Kent, Maine; Musicians Paul-Emile Martin and Ida Roy performing, University of Maine-Fort Kent, Fort Kent, Maine. Fort Kent, Maine. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_b052/>.